Ruby Evelyn Tomlinson

1911–2002 (Age 90)
Stockton, Lanier, Georgia, United States

The Life of Ruby Evelyn

When Ruby Evelyn Tomlinson was born on 4 September 1911, in Stockton, Lanier, Georgia, United States, her father, Harris Lester Tomlinson, was 22 and her mother, Bessie Mathis, was 22. She died on 5 August 2002, in Cocoa Beach, Brevard, Florida, United States, at the age of 90.

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Ruby Evelyn Tomlinson
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World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 1

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1914 · Florida Involvement in World War I

Age 3

Florida contributed to World War I in several ways. The state's open land and warm climate made for a great military training location. Additional technological and agricultural developments took place in Florida as well. Roughly 42,030 Floridians joined the troops during 1917 and 1918.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 24

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Tomlin .

Possible Related Names

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (2)

  • Evelyn R Tomlinson in household of Harris L Tomlinson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ruby E Tomlinson in household of Harris L Tomlinson, "United States Census, 1930"

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